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We Won Best Professional Website Provider 2019!

We Won Best Professional Website Provider 2019!

We are thrilled to announce that we have won Best Professional Website Provider for the third year running at the SWPP Trade Awards! Thank you to everyone who voted for us and to the whole web build team at theimagefile for their hard work over the last year. Related posts: SWPP Trade Awards 2019! Why ...
New Big & Responsive Thumbnails!

New Big & Responsive Thumbnails!

We would like to introduce you to a new feature – big thumbnails! With the big thumbnail feature, you can display thumbnails as big as you want within responsive layout client galleries. Not only that, but you can also use different watermark profiles depending on the media type. This means you can really customise the ...
We Are Often Asked…How Do I Send Orders To My Favourite Lab?

We Are Often Asked…How Do I Send Orders To My Favourite Lab?

We often get asked… “Can I send digital orders to my favourite printing lab?”. The answer is yes and it is really easy to do. You can either set up the process yourself using the PDF below and you can also send the PDF below to your favourite lab so they understand the process too. ...
New Proof Delay Feature

New Proof Delay Feature

We have a new feature for you called Proof Delay. Proof delay allows you to “hold” orders for 1-28 days giving you the chance to review cropping, retouch files or simply upload your best hi-res originals. Related posts: How theimagefile can help you through this taxing time Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! The Complete Online ...
6 Ways To Prepare Your Business In The New Year

6 Ways To Prepare Your Business In The New Year

January is a quieter time for many so is the perfect opportunity to get yourself organised and your business ready for the coming year. Here are a few things to consider for 2020. Related posts: 7 Ways To Prepare Your Business For The New Year Facebook Round Up! How To Get The Quintessential Instagram Feed ...
The SWPP Trade Show 2020

The SWPP Trade Show 2020

We will be attending The SWPP Trade Show from 23 January 2020 until 25 January 2020. If you are in the area, then make sure you come and say hi! Also, don’t forget to use the code F20 before 15 January 2020 when you pre-register to get free entry to the trade show! Related posts: ...
The Christmas Break!

The Christmas Break!

We wish you all a very merry Christmas and best wishes for a profitable new year! Related posts: The Christmas Break! ‘Tis The Season: Crazy Christmas Customers ...
New Update: Dropdown Menu Icon!

New Update: Dropdown Menu Icon!

Dropdown menus are a great tool for any website. Not only does it keep your navigation menu displaying the absolute necessities, but also allows you to group similar pages together. We have a small update for you regarding the dropdown menu feature. Now, when you create a dropdown menu a chevron icon will show in ...
‘Tis The Season: Crazy Christmas Customers

‘Tis The Season: Crazy Christmas Customers

Back with a craic-er just in time for Christmas, the wonderful Stephanie Williamson gives her hilarious take on the crazy customer (be honest, we’ve all had them!) with a suitably festive twist. It’s the perfect read for a Friday night, so grab a glass of wine, put your feet up and start the weekend off ...
We Are Often Asked…How To Undelete A Price Plan

We Are Often Asked…How To Undelete A Price Plan

We often hear, “I have accidentally deleted a price plan, is there an easy way to get it back?”. We’ve all been there and it’s easily done. Well, a recent update now means that all deleted price plans are soft-deleted for 30 days and are easily re-enabled. To re-enable a deleted price plan go to ...
Christmas Deadline Dates 2019

Christmas Deadline Dates 2019

December is now here which means the Christmas rush is fast approaching. To make sure that products get to your clients in time for Christmas Day, here is a heads up about the Christmas deadline dates for our partner labs and the post office. So, make sure you get your orders out by the following ...
New Linked Gallery Option

New Linked Gallery Option

We wanted to share a quick update with you regarding the linked gallery page. It has always been possible to add text to linked gallery images. In the past, you would have been limited to one word or a very short statement. However, now, you can choose to display a paragraph of text beneath each ...
Let’s Do This – SWPP Awards 2019

Let’s Do This – SWPP Awards 2019

We’re going for it again at the SWPP Award Show 2019. We would be thrilled if you would vote for us as Best Professional Website Provider. Your vote really does count and you could win a Masterclass Full 4 Day Pass to the Societies 2020 London Photo Convention (worth over £190)! Related posts: No related ...
Now That Dadfords Has Ceased Trading…

Now That Dadfords Has Ceased Trading…

As we are sure you have heard Dadfords has recently ceased trading. If you were using Dadfords as one of your labs for school photography then no need to worry as everything has been seamlessly passed over to Sherwoods and will continue to function as normal. So, if you were using Dadfords for printing other ...
Introducing…Collages

Introducing…Collages

We are excited to start the launch of the new collage feature. Designed with both you and your customer in mind allowing you to offer a bespoke, high-end product to clients and boost your profits without increasing your workload. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Christmas Page Sets ...
Christmas Page Set 2019

Christmas Page Set 2019

We understand that Christmas is a busy time for everyone, especially when you’re trying to run and manage a small business. To help lighten the load, we have made a simple and easy to use page set. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Christmas Page Sets 2017! 8 ...
The New Accordion Page

The New Accordion Page

Due to popular demand, we are pleased to introduce a new page type, the new accordion page. The accordion page allows you to write a question and then answer it without filling your page with text and making it look overwhelming to a visitor. The “accordion” side of the page means that if a visitor ...
6 Ways To Add Festive Cheer To Your Website

6 Ways To Add Festive Cheer To Your Website

I know, October seems a little soon to be thinking about adding some festive cheer to your website. However, it is never too soon to start preparing your website for Christmas. For most small businesses, Christmas is the most profitable retail holiday of the year. It is a prime opportunity to offer special discounts, themed ...
Social Media: Keep It Real…

Social Media: Keep It Real…

We are delighted to introduce a guest post by Stephanie Williamson. Stephanie is a hugely talented family, wedding and fashion photographer and a hilariously funny mother of five. We hope you enjoy her craic-er of a post! Related posts: No related posts. ...
We Are Often Asked…How To Hide A Web Page

We Are Often Asked…How To Hide A Web Page

Some of you might be thinking – why would you put the time and effort into making a web page, only to hide it from potential visitors? Well, it’s a function we are often asked about and for good reason. It is, after all, a very useful trick to have up your sleeve. Related posts: ...
.uk Domains

.uk Domains

A few years back, Nominet (the administrators of UK domain names) launched the .uk domain. For the first five years, only users of .co.uk could buy the .uk equivalent. This was to give the owner of the .co.uk first dibs on the .uk option. That five year period has now expired and anyone can now ...